School in India Calendar 2015-2016

Fall Semester

Monday, July 13 Students depart the U.S. for India
Tuesday, July 14 Students Arrive in Delhi
Wednesday, July 15 Orientation begins
Thursday, July 16 Orientation
Friday, July 17 Move into semester housing
Saturday, July 18 Introduction to Hindi at Zabaan Inst.
Saturday, July 18 Idu'l Fitr (End of Ramadan for Muslems)
Monday, July 20 University classes begin
Saturday, August 15 Independence Day
Friday, October 2 Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday
Thursday, October 22 Dussehra
Saturday, October 23 Muharram
Wednesday, November 11 Diwali
Friday, November 20 Fall semester ends. (Flights can be scheduled anytime after this date)

** This calendar is subject to change.

School in India Calendar 2014-2015

 Spring Semester

Sunday, December 28

Students Arrive in Delhi

Monday, December 29

Orientation begins

Sunday, January 4

Eid El-Milad (Muslim)

Monday, January 5

University Classes begin

Monday, January 26

Republic Day

Sat., March 14 - Sun., March 22

Spring Break

Friday, March 6

Holi (Hindu)

Saturday, March 28

Ram Navami (Hindu)

Thursday, April 2

Mahavir Jayanti (Jain)

Friday, April 3

Good Friday (Christian)

Friday, May 1

Spring semester ends (Flights can scheduled anytime after this date.)

Monday, May 4

Buddha Purnima (Birth of Buddha)